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Gambia’s Barrow vows to cut state expenditure
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Gambia’s Barrow vows to cut state expenditure

Gambian President Adama Barrow has announced his government is downsizing the fleet of state vehicles in an attempt to save cost, in his first independence address since his inauguration last year. The move is expected to help the government save about US$7 million (300 million dalasis) a year, reducing cost […]

Senior advisor of Barrow Youth Movement resigns
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Senior advisor of Barrow Youth Movement resigns

The President Adama Barrow Youth Movement is facing a storm amid several resignations, the latest of which is from the organization’s senior advisor. Lamin K. Saidy resigned from the group amid growing criticism over its existence and just a few hours after the organization’s figurehead resigned. Saidy said his participation […]

Mai Ahmad Fatty says police needs transformation, reforms
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Mai Ahmad Fatty says police needs transformation, reforms

Former Minister of Interior, Mai Ahmad Fatty said the country security services, especially the police department needs innovation and reform to meet new challenges. Fatty’s remarks came after two former army generals associated with ex-President Yahya Jammeh returned from exile and entered the country without any security flagging. “Security and […]